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Johnathan Swift and the anatomy of satire a study of satiric technique by John M. Bullitt

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


  • Swift, Jonathan, -- 1667-1745.,
  • Satire.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Third printing, 1966.

StatementJohn M. Bullitt.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,214p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19458594M

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